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Seasonal Mowing and Grounds

Date Posted:  Nov 20, 2021
Requisition ID:  263041

Linton, IN, US, 47441


Work for Indiana

Grow your career with the State of Indiana! With more than 50 executive branch agencies, the State of Indiana is a diverse workforce offering employees stimulating and challenging projects across a broad scope of career opportunities. As a State of Indiana employee, you impact the well-being of Indiana’s communities every day.


At the State of Indiana, we don’t just talk about diversity and inclusion – Our goal is to create a welcoming, accessible, and equitable workplace, with a workforce that is representative of the State of Indiana population. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer.


Work for Indiana

The Adjutant General’s Office (AGO) provides a dynamic workplace while serving the Indiana National Guard at its various facilities throughout the state.  AGO’s programs and projects offer exciting opportunities for professionals in many fields - from maintenance repair to cadre to civil engineers - looking to begin or advance their careers.  AGO offers a competitive compensation and benefits package, as well as an outstanding work/life balance.  AGO offers agency specific benefits, such as a physical fitness program, an opportunity to work an alternative work schedule, and a spot bonus program to reward hardworking employees.


Salary Information:

This position pays an hourly rate of $10.00 - $13.00 depending on qualifications, limited to 180 days per calendar year.


About the Job:

You will perform grounds maintenance, while operating mowers, vehicle mounted broadcast sprayer, bus hogs, batwings, weed eaters, and state-owned vehicles including 18 foot landscape trailers in support of Linton National Guard Armory.  

A Day in the Life:

The essential functions of this role are as follows:

  • Operates a variety of light equipment including, but not limited to lawn and farm type tractors, truck mounted snowplows, etc. 
  • Maintains equipment and vehicles by cleaning, oiling, greasing, and performing routine operator level preventative maintenance. 
  • Operates a variety of hand construction and maintenance tools. 
  • Performs routine duties such as cutting trees, clearing trails, seeding, weed eating, mowing and employing various erosion control techniques. 
  • Operates a variety of equipment for grounds and maintenance. Such equipment includes, but not limited to mulchers, mowers, chain saws scrapers, farm and other equipment as required in the accomplishment of maintenance and repair of Training Areas as needed.

The job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee. Other duties, responsibilities and activities may change or be assigned at any time.

What You'll Need for Success:

  • Valid High School Diploma or High School Equivalent (HSE); or one (1) year of work experience. 
  • Valid Driver's license.
  • Working knowledge and skill in the operation of light and heavy equipment, including use of different sets of controls and use of various attachments.
  • Must annually pass and complete the IDOC Inter-Agency Supervision of Out-Custody Work Crew Training course in order to supervise and IDOC inmate labor crew.
  • Ability to work outdoors during inclement weather such as heat, cold, snow, and rain. 

Supervisory Responsibilities/Direct Reports:

This role does not provide direct supervision to direct reports.


Benefits of Employment with the State of Indiana:

This seasonal position does not offer benefits and is limited to 180 working days in an eleven (11) month continuous period  


Equal Employment Opportunity:

The State of Indiana is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to interview for and perform the essential duties of the position.

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Nearest Major Market: Bloomington Indiana